Democratic Senators Discuss Jobless Benefits Vote

Jan. 7 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Democratic Senators Charles Schumer of New York, Jack Reed of Rhode Island, Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire, Sherrod Brown of Ohio and Jeff Merkley of Oregon speak at a news conference in Washington about a Senate vote to advance legislation extending unemployment benefits for the long-term jobless. The vote was 60-37, with 60 needed, to move forward a measure to extend for three months the emergency jobless benefits that expired on Dec. 28 for 1.3 million Americans. (Source: Bloomberg)

Why It’s So Hard for Activist Investors to Find Value
14:06 - SkyBridge Capital Senior Portfolio Manager Troy Gayeski and Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker discuss hedge fund manager Bill Ackman’s apology for his investment in Valeant and why timing and focus are so critical to activist investors. They speak on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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